Artist Italian
  • Casket
Date early 15th century
Medium Wood inlaid with colored woods and bone
Dimensions Overall: 9 3/4 × 12 1/2 × 7 1/4 inches (24.8 × 31.8 × 18.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Elliott T. Slocum Fund
Accession Number 41.86
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W241, Level 2 (see map)
(F. Schnittjer and Son, New York, New York, USA);
1941-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Randall, Jr., R.H. The Golden Age of Ivory: Gothic Carvings in North American Collections. New York, 1993, p.146, cat. no. 232

Martini, L. et al. Oggetti in avorio e osso nel museo nazionale di Ravenna sec. XV-XIX. Ravenna, 1993, p. 78.